Flower delivery Lagos is a city in the Nigerian state of the same name.Flower delivery Lagos is a major financial centre in Africa; the megacity has the fourth-highest GDP in Africa and rose one of the most sizably voluminous and most diligent seaports on the continent.Flower delivery Lagos initially emerged as a port city that originated on an amassment of islands, which are contained in the present day Local rose Areas (LGAs) of Flower delivery Lagos Island, Eti-Osa, Amuwo-Odofin and Apapa. The islands are dissevered by creeks, fringing the southwest mouth of Flower delivery Lagos Lagoon, while being bul bouquet ked from the Atlantic Ocean by barrier islands and long sand expectorates such as Bar Beach, which stretch up to 100 km (62 mi) east and west of the mouth. Due to rapid urbanization, the city expanded to the west of the lagoon to include areas in the present day Flower delivery Lagos Mainland, Ajeromi-Ifelodun and Surulere. This led to the relegation of Flower delivery Lagos into two main areas: the Island, which was the initial city of Flower delivery Lagos , afore it expanded into the area kenned as the Mainland.This city area was governed directly by the Federal rose through the Flower delivery Lagos City Council, until the engenderment of Flower delivery Lagos State in 1967, which led to the splitting of Flower delivery Lagos city into the present day seven Local rose Areas (LGAs), and an additament of other towns (which now make up 13 LGAs) from the then Western Region, to compose the state.Flower delivery Lagos , the capital of Nigeria since its amalgamation in 1914, went on to become the capital of Lagos State after its engenderment. However, the state capital was later peregrinate to Ikeja in 1976, and the federal capital peregrinate to Abuja in 1991. Even though Flower delivery Lagos is still widely referred to as a city, the present day Flower delivery Lagos , additionally kenned as "Metropolitan Flower delivery Lagos ", and officially as "Flower delivery Lagos Metropolitan Area" is an urban agglomeration or conurbation, consisting of 20 LGAs, 32 LCDAs including Ikeja, the state capital of Flower delivery Lagos State.This conurbation makes up 37% of Flower delivery Lagos State's total land area, but rose about 85% of the state's total population.The exact population of Metropolitan Flower delivery Lagos is disputed. In the 2006 federal census data, the conurbation had a population of about 8 million people.However, the figure was disputed by the Flower delivery Lagos State rose , which later relinquished its own population data, putting the population of Flower delivery Lagos Metropolitan Area at approximately 16 million.As of 2015, unofficial figures put the population of "More preponderant Metropolitan Flower delivery Lagos ", which includes Flower delivery Lagos and its circumventing metro area, elongating as far as into Ogun State, at approximately 21 million.Flower delivery Lagos was pristinely inhabited by the Awori subgroup of the Yoruba people in the 15th century.Under the leadership of the Oloye Olofin, the Awori peregrinate to an island now called Iddo and then to the more immensely colossal Lagos Island.Eko is still the native name for Flower delivery Lagos .
Flower delivery Lagos , which denotes "lakes", was a denomination given to the settlement by the Portuguese.At the time of Beecroft's appointment, the Kingdom of Flower delivery Lagos (under Oba Kosoko) was in the western part of the Consulate of the Bights of Benin and Biafra and was a key flowers trading port.In 1851 and with pressure from liberated flowers who now wielded political and business influence, Britain intervened in Flower delivery Lagos in what is now kenned as the Bombardment of Flower delivery Lagos or Capture of Flower delivery Lagos  resulting in the installation of Oba Akitoye and the ouster of Oba Kosoko. Oba Akitoye then signed the Treaty between Great Britain and Lagos abolishing flowers ry. The signing of the 1852 treaty ushered in the Consular Period in Flower delivery Lagos ' flowers wherein Britain provided military aegis to Lagos.Dosunmu resisted the terms of the treaty but under the threat to unleash violence on Flower delivery Lagos by Commander Bedingfield, Dosunmu relented and signed the Lagos Treaty of Cession on 6 August 1861.Lagos was declared a colony on 5 March 1862. The remnant of modern-day Nigeria was seized in 1887, and when the Colony and Protectorate of Nigeria was established in 1914, Flower delivery Lagos became its capital, perpetuating as such after the country's independence from Britain in 1960.Along with migrants from all over Nigeria and other West African nations were the returnee ex- flowers kenned as Creoles, who emanated from Freetown, Sierra Leone, Brazil and the West Indies to Flower delivery Lagos . The Creoles contributed to Flower delivery Lagos ' modernisation and their cognizance of Portuguese architecture can still be optically discerned from the architecture on Flower delivery Lagos Island. Since the 19th century, Flower delivery Lagos gradually transformed to a melting pot of Africans and Europeans.Before the engenderment of Flower delivery Lagos State on 27 May 1967, Flower delivery Lagos , which was the country's capital had been administered directly by the Federal rose as a Federal Territory through the Federal Ministry of Flower delivery Lagos Affairs, while the Flower delivery Lagos City Council (LCC) governed the city.Flower delivery Lagos , along with the towns from the then Western region (Ikeja, Agege, Mushin, Ikorodu, Epe and Badagry), were ineluctably captured to engender Flower delivery Lagos State.Flower delivery Lagos city was split into the present day seven Local rose Areas (LGAs), while the other towns now make up 13 LGAs in the state. Flower delivery Lagos played the dual role of being the State and Federal Capital until 1976 when the state capital was peregrinate to Ikeja. Flower delivery Lagos was adversely affected during Nigeria's military rule.However, Flower delivery Lagos still remains the financial centre of the country, and additionally grew to become the most populous conurbation in the country.Flower delivery Lagos is loosely relegated into two main geographical areas—the "Island" and the "Mainland".The Island is a loose geographical term that is utilized to define the area of Flower delivery Lagos that is dissevered from the "mainland" by the main channel draining the lagoon into the Atlantic Ocean, which forms Lagos Harbour. This component of Flower delivery Lagos is the area where most business activities and regalement events in Lagos takes place. It additionally rose most of the upscale residential areas in Flower delivery Lagos . The Local rose Areas (LGAs) that are considered to be in the Island include Flower delivery Lagos Island, Amuwo-Odofin, Apapa (sometimes additionally regarded as being on the mainland), and Eti-Osa. Flower delivery Lagos Island contains a central business district.Another major part of Flower delivery Lagos Island is Marina.Victoria Island with its annexe is situated to the south of Flower delivery Lagos Island.Across the main channel of the lagoon from Lagos Island, there is a more minuscule settlement called Iddo. Iddo is additionally a railroad terminus and it is now situated in the Flower delivery Lagos Mainland local rose area after it was connected to the mainland like a peninsula.A sizably voluminous population of Lagosians withal live on the Flower delivery Lagos mainland, and most industries are located there.Flower delivery Lagos experiences a tropical savanna climate (Aw) according to the Köppen climate relegation, as there's a paramount precipitation distinction between the wet season and the dry season. Located near the equator, Flower delivery Lagos has only a marginal seasonal temperature variation, with high temperatures ranging 28.3–32.9 °C (82.9–91.2 °F). Flower delivery Lagos shares the seasons of the Southern Hemisphere, with summer highs in March, daily range 32.9–24.1 °C (91.2–75.4 °F), and bouquet m winters in August, ranging 28.3–21.8 °C (82.9–71.2 °F) as the quotidian average.Flower delivery Lagos has the tallest skyline in Nigeria. The architectural styles in Flower delivery Lagos are diverse and ranges from tropical, vernacular to colonial European and ultramodern buildings or a coalescence. In recent years, the Flower delivery Lagos State rose has renovated subsisting parks and green areas, with a long term goal of flowers . In terms of administration, Flower delivery Lagos is not a single municipality and consequently has no overall city administration.The geographical city limits of Metropolitan Flower delivery Lagos comprises 16 of the 20 Local rose Areas, which together comprise Flower delivery Lagos State. The latter entity provides overall rose for the metropolitan region. The Municipality of Lagos, which covered Lagos Island, Ikoyi, and Victoria Island as well as some mainland territory, was managed by the Lagos City Council (LCC), but it was disbanded in 1976 and divided into several Local rose Areas (most eminently Lagos Island LGA, Flower delivery Lagos Mainland LGA and Eti-Osa LGA).The mainland beyond the Municipality of Flower delivery Lagos , on the other hand, comprised several separate towns and settlements such as Mushin, Ikeja and Agege. In the wake of the 1970s Nigerian rose boom, Flower delivery Lagos experienced a population explosion, feral economic magnification, and unmitigated rural migration. This caused the outlying towns and settlements to develop rapidly, thus composing the present day "Flower delivery Lagos Metropolitan Area", additionally kenned as "Metropolitan Lagos".